Family, Vlogs

25 Fun Songs for Family Vacation Slideshows

Putting together funny pictures and candid videos is easy for me. But why is picking music for my family vacation video montages SO hard? I have read many articles online, all of which recommend the same 10 songs and almost none of which work for my crazy family. This year, I made two vlogs: One for our huge family vacation to Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, and the other for our Thanksgiving Trip home to Birch Run and Vanderbilt, Michigan. I prefer using a couple different genres to appeal to all different generations of our family. While most songs about family are slow, I have searched to find some upbeat tempos to match the crazy beat of our life.

Here are the songs I used in this year’s videos, and some I’m saving for next year:

1. Smokey Mountain Memories by Mel Street

2. Mountain Music by Alabama

3. That’s What It’s All About by Brooks and Dunn

4. Feel So Close (radio edit) by Calvin Harris

5. My Tennessee Mountain Home by Dolly Parton

6. Blessed by Martina McBride

7. Home by Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros

8. Better When We’re Together by Jack Johnson

9. Rocky Top by the Osborne Brothers

10. Best Day of My Life (acoustic) by American Authors

11. When Can I See You Again? by Owl City

12. Where I Come From by Montgomery Gentry

13. Saginaw, Michigan by Lefty Frizzel

14. Red Dirt Road by Brooks and Dunn

15. Home by Andrew Simple

16. Elvis Presley Christmas Album (we used a lot of these since it was Christmastime, but here’s my favorite)

17. Meanwhile Back at Mama’s by Tim McGraw

18. My Town by Montgomery Gentry

19. You Always Make Me Smile by Kyle Andrews

20. Grandpa (Tell Me ‘Bout The Good Ole Days) by The Judds

21. Count on Me by Bruno Mars

22. Southern Comfort Zone by Brad Paisley

23. Simple by Florida Georgia Line

24. These Are My People by Rodney Atkins

25. Millionaire by Chris Stapleton

Find the Family Vlog videos on my YouTube channel by clicking the links for our 2018 Family Vacation – Pigeon Forge, TN or A Pure Michigan Thanksgiving.

Comment Below if you have any Songs I should add!

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